Metals & Mining in Japan

Metals & Mining in Japan industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2010-14, and forecast to 2019). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Japan metals & mining market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

The metals & mining industry consists of the aluminum, iron & steel, precious metals & minerals, coal and base metal markets.

The Japanese metals & mining industry had total revenues of $115,647.8m in 2014, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -1.7% between 2010 and 2014.

Production volume increased with a CAGR of 0.4% between 2010 and 2014, to reach a total of 194.7 million metric tons in 2014.

The volatility of global metal prices is reflected in the huge fluctuations seen in this industry in recent years. Metal prices tend to reflect multiple factors, such as reserves, supply, demand from several end-user sectors, and commodity investment activities (including speculation).

Scope

Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the metals & mining market in Japan

Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the metals & mining market in Japan

Leading company profiles reveal details of key metals & mining market players’ global operations and financial performance

Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the Japan metals & mining market with five year forecasts by both value and volume

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the Japan economy

Reasons to buy

What was the size of the Japan metals & mining market by value in 2014?

What will be the size of the Japan metals & mining market in 2019?

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the Japan metals & mining market?

How has the market performed over the last five years?

What are the main segments that make up Japan's metals & mining market?

Companies mentioned

JFE Holdings, Inc., Kobe Steel, Ltd., Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Executive Summary 2

Market value 2

Market value forecast 2

Market volume 2

Market volume forecast 2

Category segmentation 2

Geography segmentation 2

Market rivalry 2

Market Overview 7

Market definition 7

Market analysis 7

Market Data 9

Market value 9

Market volume 10

Market Segmentation 11

Category segmentation 11

Geography segmentation 12

Market Outlook 13

Market value forecast 13

Market volume forecast 14

Five Forces Analysis 15

Summary 15

Buyer power 17

Supplier power 19

New entrants 21

Threat of substitutes 23

Degree of rivalry 25

Leading Companies 27

JFE Holdings, Inc. 27

Kobe Steel, Ltd. 30

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation 34

Macroeconomic Indicators 38

Country Data 38

Methodology 40

Industry associations 41

Related MarketLine research 41

Appendix 42

About MarketLine 42

List of Tables

Table 1: Japan metals & mining industry value: $ million, 201014

Table 2: Japan metals & mining industry volume: thousand metric tons, 201014

Table 3: Japan metals & mining industry category segmentation: $ million, 2014

Table 4: Japan metals & mining industry geography segmentation: $ million, 2014

Table 5: Japan metals & mining industry value forecast: $ million, 201419

Table 6: Japan metals & mining industry volume forecast: thousand metric tons, 201419

Table 7: JFE Holdings, Inc.: key facts

Table 8: JFE Holdings, Inc.: key financials ($)

Table 9: JFE Holdings, Inc.: key financials (Â¥)

Table 10: JFE Holdings, Inc.: key financial ratios

Table 11: Kobe Steel, Ltd.: key facts

Table 12: Kobe Steel, Ltd.: key financials ($)

Table 13: Kobe Steel, Ltd.: key financials (Â¥)

Table 14: Kobe Steel, Ltd.: key financial ratios

Table 15: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation: key facts

Table 16: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation: key financials ($)

Table 17: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation: key financials (Â¥)

Table 18: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation: key financial ratios

Table 19: Japan size of population (million), 201014

Table 20: Japan gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 201014

Table 21: Japan gdp (current prices, $ billion), 201014

Table 22: Japan inflation, 201014

Table 23: Japan consumer price index (absolute), 201014

Table 24: Japan exchange rate, 201014

List of Figures

Figure 1: Japan metals & mining industry value: $ million, 201014

Figure 2: Japan metals & mining industry volume: thousand metric tons, 201014

Figure 3: Japan metals & mining industry category segmentation: % share, by value, 2014

Figure 4: Japan metals & mining industry geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2014

Figure 5: Japan metals & mining industry value forecast: $ million, 201419

Figure 6: Japan metals & mining industry volume forecast: thousand metric tons, 201419

Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the metals & mining industry in Japan, 2014

Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the metals & mining industry in Japan, 2014

Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the metals & mining industry in Japan, 2014

Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the metals & mining industry in Japan, 2014

Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the metals & mining industry in Japan, 2014

Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the metals & mining industry in Japan, 2014

Figure 13: JFE Holdings, Inc.: revenues & profitability

Figure 14: JFE Holdings, Inc.: assets & liabilities

Figure 15: Kobe Steel, Ltd.: revenues & profitability

Figure 16: Kobe Steel, Ltd.: assets & liabilities

Figure 17: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation: revenues & profitability

Figure 18: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation: assets & liabilities

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